The GCC (Gulf Co-operation Council) will see massive investments in the renewable space, particularly in the solar PV (photovoltaic) sector, in which capital markets can play a bigger role, according to Standard and Poor's (S&P), a global credit rating agency.
Six months is enough for Qatari companies to prepare for the implementation of value added tax (VAT) in the country, an expert said during a seminar held at the Qatar Chamber on Monday.
Lee Raymond, the former chairman and chief executive of ExxonMobil, will be this year’s recipient of the 'Honorary Lifetime Achievement Award for the Advancement of International Energy Policy and Diplomacy', presented by the Abdullah bin Hamad Al-Attiyah International Foundation
United Development Company (UDC), one of Qatar’s leading shareholding companies and master developer of The Pearl-Qatar, and QNB have signed a letter of intent to work on providing future financing required for the development of Gewan Island project.
Talks between ExxonMobil and Iraq on a multi-billion-dollar infrastructure contract have reached an impasse, Iraqi officials and two industry sources said, in a potential setback to the oil major’s ambitions to expand in the country.
As Governor Haruhiko Kuroda heads into the Bank of Japan’s policy meeting this week, he has an additional factor to watch out for: politics.
Hong Kong’s banks, blindsided by rising funding costs due to the city’s costly defence of its currency peg, are clamping down on popular fixed-rate mortgages.